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Jul 26, 2010 5:00pm EDT
internet today. it has sparked horrified reaction. >> u.s. allies are allegedly helping the taliban. >> made public with classified intelligence and action reports. files on u.s. forces in afghanistan from 2004 through 2009, troops word about an -- worried about the civilian reports and reported deaths. the websites founder claims u.s. involvement is illegal. >> there is evidence of war crimes in this material. >> the isi allegedly helped the taliban. and gionta was still being advised recently -- and jihadist was still being advised recently. u.s. forces doubting they can win. separately, a claim today that a nato rocket killed 52 afghan civilians kamal fragging support for president obama's plan -- 52 afghan civilians, all threatening support for president obama's plan in afghanistan. now officials are looking for whoever leaked or hacked into the secret reports. >> all of that information out of the public way has the potential to do harm. >> secrecy is tough to protect in modern warfare. >> and in modern politics, putting pressure on the obama administration today, senior senato
NBC
Jul 15, 2010 5:00pm EDT
from senators but a spokesman says there may not be too much the u.s. government can do. >> thank you. the effects of this bill are very far-reaching. one example. animal shelters are filling with abandoned animals whose owners cannot care for them. you can watch our online report and find out how you can help rescue efforts. click on the gulf oil spill under hot topics at the top of the home page. >> lawmakers passed a financial reform plan to crack down on wall street and hopefully prevent another wall street prices. our reporter has the project economy report. >> it was 60-39. financial reform passed on a party-line vote. democrats broke a republican filibuster. >> thank you. thanks to the american people. finally. >> president obama hopes boaters applaud. >> we have over the last two years stockton economic freefall. stabilize the financial center. >> to protect consumers, the bill sets up two new agencies. to regulate banking and crack down on risky investments -- risky investments. after the meltdown of 2007. >> to fix the system so this does not happen again. >> republicans wer
NBC
Jul 12, 2010 5:00pm EDT
europe to fight against al- shabab. this morning, u.s. embassy in kampala warned americans in uganda attending any large public gatherings, saying they could provide vulnerable targets to terrorist groups. >> as we mentioned, this story has local ties. a 16-year-old ellicot city girl and her grandmother were caught and one of the bombings at a restaurant. >> our reporter continues to team coverage to caught up with a friend of the family. >> 16-year-old emily kerstetter and her grandmother left for a humanitarian mission in uganda on june 15th. unfortunately, both women were injured in one of the bombings at an ethiopian restaurant as they were enjoying the world cup. they were the lucky ones as some of the people were there to help were killed. >> she was so happy to be there. she did not want to leave. she extended her trip a week and had a great time and unfortunately it is coming to an end up like this. it's awful. >> a close friend of the family recalls how excited the 16-year- old emily kerstetter was too good to you gone up. she and her grandmother left in june with a group fr
NBC
Jul 13, 2010 5:00pm EDT
reveals thousands of safety hazards in the u.s. capitol. why has congress exempted itself from the laws it passed? we take a look. and about what's happening in the gulf? here's what you need to know -- florida has 825 miles of beaches... 1,260 miles of coastline. there are plenty of places in florida where you can enjoy crystal clear waters and a great beach vacation. see for yourself in real-time at florida live... webcams, daily video, beach updates and real photos to help you find your own florida beach. get the facts. go to florida live at visitflorida.com. >> tonight, the sports world is remembering an honor to sometimes grab as many headlines as his team. >> george steinbrenner died this morning at the age of 80. we have more from yankee stadium. >> in a city full of big personalities, george steinbrenner was one of the biggest. he died of a heart attack this morning. >> they went from a really bad team to one of the greatest teams in baseball. >> george steinbrenner to cover the team in 1983. one year later he was suspended for making illegal campaign contributions to richa
NBC
Jul 8, 2010 5:00pm EDT
healthy immune system. there are fewer cases of allergies, but in the u.s. where we're so focused on staying clean, allergies are on the rise. >> wants to swallow the parasite -- >> >> people don't get sick by having them be in the system. they stay there for a little bit and they have enough food and then they go out. >> peanut allergies kill about 100 americans every year. these researchers say that if you suffer, they wanted to try their steady. >> will it work? doctors say that when the steady wraps up, they will have some real results. while you can bet -- and by parasites on line, don't try this without medical supervision. our interactive guide it shows how severe some allergies can be. you learned more how to treat them on our web site. and we have some breaking news right now, let's go out live to captain roy taylor. >> the fire department has been extremely busy, not only with house fires, but with a brush fires. this one here is right behind carol park. i don't think they know about this one, but it is starting to move its way rapidly around the grass simply because it is
NBC
Jul 29, 2010 5:00pm EDT
disclosures of those documents in afghanistan are causing a whole new set of difficulties for the u.s. military. >> the pentagon's top brass returned fire on the website that lead to thousands of pages of classified documents about the war in afghanistan. >> i am appalled by this behavior and, frankly, outraged. do not with those who willingly go into harm's way even further into arms way just to satisfy your need to make a point. >> admiral mike moylan, chairman of the joint chiefs, said defense -- and thidefense secrey robert gates both blasted the website that publish the documents. >> there is no sense of responsibility. >> the truth is, they might already have on their hands the blood of that -- of some young soldier or that of an afghan family. >> secretary gates says he has asked the fbi to join the investigation. the wall street journal is reporting that investigators have found, "concrete evidence that psc manning was behind the league's." -- pfc manningham was behind the leaks. meanwhile, president karzai has called the league's shocking and irresponsible. >> there is consid
NBC
Jul 21, 2010 5:00pm EDT
pictures on wbaltv.com. >> the u.s. navy wants to move its hospital from its baltimore location. it has been a time since 1987. it wants to move it to norfolk, virginia. that move is a huge waste of money and wants the relief ship to stay in canton. >> been a pays a million dollars a year to keep the comfort adopted in baltimore. -- docked here in baltimore. it will cost more in money and convenience to move it to norfolk, virginia. it has been a staple in baltimore for 23 years. most recently, the earthquake in haiti. >> we have pride. we see if we drive down 95. >> the navy has $10 million in their budget legislation to build a new one in norfolk. a spokesperson says the navy is looking at options once the contract ends in 2013. it is too early to say whether the comfort will shift from baltimore. >> they are located in an area that is close to bethesda hospital. the 1200 people that are on the ship are signed with bethesda hospital. >> he passed an amendment to the military budget in the appropriations committee to stop the move. >> my independence says they have to do a cost analysi
NBC
Jul 5, 2010 5:00pm EDT
people and on the freedom loving nations around the world. >> u.s. and afghan troops have increased patrols in the kandahar region. the joint strategy is an effort to provide better services, infrastructure, and the jobs while providing security firm the taliban. >> -- look at the numbers for the race for governor. >> the oil slick looks and bigger in the gulf and so does the bill. now there are calls to pick up victim's medical costs. >> first, in medical alert and there are a growing number of women opting for see sections. there are risks. the cause for concern is tonight. tonight. >> some citizens or naturalized on the nation's birthday yesterday. here is footage and a ceremony in annapolis. 40 candidates from 40 countries attended. in the open allegiance was recited by the new citizens who say they are grateful for the opportunity. >> it is great. i am excited and elated. i am so happy. >> this year's ceremony celebrated america's birthday under the theme "a spirit of independence." ♪ >> and the commitment 2010, and nepal has a republican bob ehrlich the. o'malley's for the h
NBC
Jul 9, 2010 5:00pm EDT
returned to the u.s. lives in baltimore county. david collins is working that angle of the story, and we should have some new information on that story later in the evening. >> we have reported previously about health risks now associated with the diabetes drug avandia, and tonight is under review by fda. scientists say there is a link between the drug and heart attacks and death. the new link will open the door for possible government action, even a withdrawal of the drug from the market. the fda has posted an on-line review of the drug, had a meeting next week to review the safety of avandia, which is used by hundreds of thousands of diabetics in the united states. the recent recall of children's tylenol products has been expanded to night. an additional 21 lots of medications are being pulled. it includes children's tylenol, motrin, benadryl, an allergy tablets. in internal investigations found a chemical in the wooden pallets that leads to up moldy odor. they say it is strictly a precautionary measure and the risk of injuries related are remote. you can get the details that wbaltv
NBC
Jul 2, 2010 5:00pm EDT
fireworks shows, go to our web site at wbaltv.com. >>> honoring the longest serving member of the u.s. senate. the memorial for senator robert byrd. >> the summer carries a special concern for outdoor eating. how to enjoy your time with your family while staying healthy. >> he was my best guest. >> a man finds a dying dog trapped in the bottom of a canyon. how this man managed to get him out. >> it is a serious public health issue causing a lot of concern on issue causing a lot of concern on here's what you should be watching: your cable bill, because you could be paying way too much. stop spending more for second best. upgrade to verizon fios and get tv, internet and phone for just $99.99 a month. and here's a special bonus: you'll also get the fios tv movie package -- 60 premium channels, including starz and showtime -- free for 12 months. and now there's no term contract required, if you don't love fios you can cancel at anytime with no early termination fee. fios gives you the best channel lineup, superior picture quality and more hd; plus internet rated #1 in satisfaction, speed
NBC
Jul 30, 2010 5:00pm EDT
be removed from office for malfeasance. >> candidates -- baltimore is home to a new group of u.s. citizens. whom better to welcome them that our own proud american rob roblin. >> people from all over the world saw it today as a day they would never forget. >> i am happy. i am happy. >> it was an emotional day for hurt and the other immigrants who became u.s. citizens today. a family and friends gathered at the war memorial building for the swearing in of our new citizens. >> i hereby declare -- >> the new citizens came from over 40 countries from all over the world. stephanie roblin splake welcomed the new citizens. >> continued to celebrate the culture and customs of your homeland. these are beautiful traditions that will become the fabric of what we call america. >> for those that became citizens, it was a dream come true. >> i start to live in a free country, to do what ever i like to do in this great land. >> it may be possible for me to achieve the goals of this beautiful country. i am a citizen of the united states of america. >> i have been waiting for a long time. i have
NBC
Jul 1, 2010 5:00pm EDT
the director of special projects at the u.s. chamber of commerce. she worked as a prosecutor in montgomery county and has been the maryland secretary of state. he describes his choice of running mate as the first person he trusts that shares his vision. >> she has been a member of my cabinet, a prosecutor, business advocate, she said -- she has great leadership skills. she is somebody i trust. >> some question whether her husband carries too much baggage. he had headed maryland's gop. he is being sued in court, failed to pay for wages. hebe says there are administrative errors. >> she has never held elected office, she lost a primary race in 2000. she lost a bid for a seat in the house of delegates in annapolis. >> it is a nod the montgomery county, were the most voters are, and montgomery county is going to be a sense of this election. >> she knows firsthand what is possible in america. >> sadly, the future is less certain today for many maryland families. our economy is stagnant, families and businesses are disillusioned by high taxes, and politicians that talk too much and do
NBC
Jul 14, 2010 5:00pm EDT
with restrictions. about 56,000 people in the u.s. are infected about -- infected with hiv every year. the president wants to reduce the rate of new infections by 25% in the next five years. he urged treatment for patients within three months of diagnosis. >> reducing hiv infections, improving care for people living with hiv-aids, narrowing health disparities -- these are at the center of our health care strategy. they must be pursued hand-in- hand with our global healthcare strategy to roll back the affect of the virus. >> there are still some showers to dodge if you are out through the early evening, but the trend should be for drying if you're out tonight. in harford and cecil counties and the northern sections of kent counties and the upper eastern shore, you can see some showers there. you might hear a clap of thunder with a couple of these cells as they work their way across the region. the trend overnight will be for more and more of this to move out and drier weather to move in. you see that swirl of clouds just moving off. but things are starting to clear off to the west
NBC
Jul 19, 2010 5:00pm EDT
immigrants and narcotics between mexico and the u.s. at liang greg has more. >> 1200 guardsmen decided to help protect the border are to be fully deployed by september. kidnappings, extortions, and thousands of deaths are blamed on drug cartel violence not only in mexico but in the u.s. over the weekend, a car bombing in floras and a separate massacre at a private party killed several people, the latest casualties in the drug war. this video seized by federal agents show a weapon obtained at a gun shop in the u.s. before it was smuggled to mexico. federal officials say the u.s. side of the border is more secure than ever and that troops on the ground will add to the security. as to rules for engagement? >> the national guard is there to support the efforts of law enforcement, not to have a direct the law enforcement role, not to confront on less confronted. >> stationed in arizona, california, new mexico, and taxes. they will help the border control look for smugglers and illegal border crossings. they will aid in intelligence gathering. >> entry identification team specialists will do so
NBC
Jul 16, 2010 5:00pm EDT
sending a message or something. >> according to the u.s. geological survey, the epicenter of this quake was in the brockville area. it was approximately 3 miles underground. tremors were felt in west virginia, as a sort -- as far south as charlottesville, was virginia and others. the state emergency operations center briefed the mayor on the impact. >> there are reviewing structures and we are sending in start -- sending inspectors out. >> the quake lasted about 90 seconds, but people probably fell about 15 seconds of it. >> it came and went like a thief in the night. it is something that you do not live through all the time. >> coming up, we will have more on what possibly caused it, and however this event actually is. thank you for that. i did not feel it, but our phones lit up seconds after the earthquake all over central maryland, residents shared their experiences. heather wrote that she lived in elk grove and there was a loud sound. the earthquake woke others of. one woman wondered what kind of plane was taking off at the airport to shake us like that and then i realized that ther
NBC
Jul 22, 2010 5:00pm EDT
the u.s. secret service had been watching the hotel as part of an ongoing investigation into counterfeiting. two other men are now in police custody. president obama has signed a bill into law aimed at cutting federal spending and reducing government errors when it comes to writing checks at the end of the month. it is called the improper payment elimination and recovery act. it requires federal agencies to periodically assess program susceptible to improper payments. the federal government determined it improperly paid out nearly $110 billion last year. the president said the goal of reducing that amount by $50 billion by 2012. >> a storm in the gulf during hurricane season is never a good thing, but this year it brings an extra challenges. >> a tropical system moving toward the region is already slowing down work on killing the oil leak and is also threatening to push more oil ashore. kristen is monitoring things from new orleans. >> after months of laid out protective booms, crews in florida spent the day pulling in, now afraid a storm could push it into a fragile marshlan
NBC
Jul 6, 2010 5:00pm EDT
and the u.s. is unbreakable. >> the president want to -- wanted to set things straight. the two leaders met for more than an hour in the oval office and discussed a broad range of issues, including how to move the peace process forward. >> ielieve that benjamin netanyahu wants peace and is willing to take risks -- risks for peace. >> the israelis are willing to do a lot to get that piece in place, but they want to make sure that after all the steps we take that what we get is a secure peace. >> the meeting was, in part, meant to quiet palestinian fears. >> but he put his own political future on the line by backing president netanyahu. but the talks center -- center around a partial moratorium on the building of settlements. the two leaders also discussed iran's nuclear pursuit of weapons. netanyahu called on other nations to adopt tougher sanctions. >> before you go, is there any real timetable for resuming talks between the israelis and palestinians? >> netanyahu said today that he thinks they can get started within the next few weeks. president obama would not offer a timetabl
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